Difference between revisions of "1926-10-19 Tod Morgan w pts 10 Johnny Dundee, Recreation Park, San Francisco, California, USA - CALIFORNIA/NY/PENNSYLVANIA"

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1926-10-19 [[Tod Morgan]] w pts 10 [[Johnny Dundee]], Recreation Park, San Francisco, California, USA - CALIFORNIA/NY/PENNSYLVANIA. Referee: Harry Ertle. Unfortunately, Dundee (126¼) damaged his right hand in the second round and despite ultimately losing by a unanimous decision from there on in he fought a one-handed battle to keep the classy Morgan (128½) at bay, using the hook off the jab to last the distance.  
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1926-10-19 [[Tod Morgan]] w pts 10 [[Johnny Dundee]], Recreation Park, San Francisco, California, USA - CALIFORNIA/NY/PENNSYLVANIA. Referee: Harry Ertle. Unfortunately, Dundee (126¼) damaged his right hand in the second round, and despite ultimately losing by a unanimous decision from there on in he fought a one-handed battle to keep the classy Morgan (128½) at bay, using the hook off the jab to last the distance.  
  
Initially, the Californian Boxing Commission held up Dundee’s purse on the pretext that he had carried the injury into the ring before Commissioner Hanlon overruled his conferees and told the promoter to fork out what was due to a grand little fighting man.   
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Initially, the Californian Boxing Commission held up Dundee’s purse on the pretext that he had carried the injury into the ring. Eventually, Commissioner Hanlon overruled his conferees when telling the promoter to fork out what was due to a grand little fighting man.   
  
 
[[Category: 1926 Title Contests]]
 
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Latest revision as of 12:09, 15 February 2013

1926-10-19 Tod Morgan w pts 10 Johnny Dundee, Recreation Park, San Francisco, California, USA - CALIFORNIA/NY/PENNSYLVANIA. Referee: Harry Ertle. Unfortunately, Dundee (126¼) damaged his right hand in the second round, and despite ultimately losing by a unanimous decision from there on in he fought a one-handed battle to keep the classy Morgan (128½) at bay, using the hook off the jab to last the distance.

Initially, the Californian Boxing Commission held up Dundee’s purse on the pretext that he had carried the injury into the ring. Eventually, Commissioner Hanlon overruled his conferees when telling the promoter to fork out what was due to a grand little fighting man.